Veterinary analysis request

Sciensano performs biological analyses for identification of pathogens in animals.

How to request a veterinary analysis?

  1. Fill in the request form
  2. Prepare your shipment. A package must contain:
    1. A paper copy of the request form
    2. correctly identified samples with sturdy and watertight packaging. Highly virulent pathogenic agents require special packaging!
  3. Send your package to the address indicated on the request form.

Samples which don’t comply with transport regulation will be destroyed.

The turnaround time only includes the maximum number of working days required for the laboratory analyses. Administrative processing (1 to 2 working days) is not included.

Dear customer,

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, we are forced to reschedule some tests. The adjusted schedule for the tests can be found in File this document. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Species Disease Analysis name Material(s) Accreditation Turnaround time (in days) Analysis performed on Price Contact person(s) URL to form(s)
Avian thyphoid Salmonellosis Rapid agglutination Pullorose Lyophilized serum, Serum No 5 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 1.30 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Botulism Supplementary PCR - C. botulinum A, B, E, F animal sample No 15 65.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Botulism Detection of neurotoxinogenic C. botulinum type C, C-D, D, D-C (realtime PCR) animal sample No 15 256.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Botulism Detection of botulinum toxins (reference method in vivo) animal sample, Serum No 10 134.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Botulism Detection of C. botulinum (in vivo reference method) animal sample No 15 256.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Campylobacteriosis Campylobacter ID strain
5 28.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
Campylobacteriosis MIC Campylobacter strain
Not applicable 44.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
Campylobacteriosis Detection Campylobacter faeces
9 48.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
Chlamydiosis PCR Chlamydophila abortus Abomasum, Abomasum contents, After-birth, Biological material, Cotyledon, Fetus, Heart, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Master Seed Virus, Nasal swab, Organ, Pancreas, Spleen, Swab, Vaginal swab No 5 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 45.60 € david.fretin@sciensano.be, marcella.mori@sciensano.be Link to forms
Clostridium MIC C. perfringens Strains
40 55.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Clostridium Isolation and identification Clostridium spp. Bacterial strain, Bone meal, Chicken droppings, Crop contents, End product, Feces, Fertlizer, Fischmeal, Food, Intestine, Jejunum, Kitchen waste, Liver, Meal, Meat meal, Mud, Pellet, Pool organs, Raw material, Seed, Treated feces, Water No 1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 27.60 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Clostridium Detection of C. perfringens (realtime PCR) faeces, strain
15 85.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Clostridium Toxinotype of C. perfringens (realtime PCR) strain
15 113.00 € botulisme@sciensano.be
Clostridium chauvoei Isolation and identification Clostridium chauvoei End product, Fertlizer, Intestine, Kidney, Liver, Mud, Raw material, Seed, Spleen, Water No 1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 27.60 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Colibacillosis Serotyping E.coli Bacterial strain No 5 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 14.10 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Colibacillosis Antibiotics sensitivity test ESBl (2nd pannel)
15 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 47.00 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Contagious epidymitis Complement fixation test Brucella ovis Serum No 5 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 22.40 € david.fretin@sciensano.be, marcella.mori@sciensano.be Link to forms
Dermatophytose, Mold, Yeast Identification of yeasts and moulds with MALDI-TOF MS strain No 10 80 € bccm.ihem@sciensano.be
Dermatophytose, Mold, Yeast Identification of yeasts and moulds strain No 20 1 marqueur / 1 merker = 128 € séquence complémentaire / bijkomende merker = 35 € bccm.ihem@sciensano.be
Dermatophytose, Mold, Yeast Antifungal resistance testing strain
7 162 € bccm.ihem@sciensano.be
E. coli MIC E. coli strain
Not applicable 41.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli detection E. coli ESBL EU faeces
8 57.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli AmpC ID strain No 35 45.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli sequencing ESBL strain No Not applicable 144.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli MIC E.coli ESBL strain
Not applicable 41.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli ESBL PCR ID strain No Not applicable 68.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli PFGE strain No 35 On request foodmicro@sciensano.be
E. coli sequencing AmpC strain No Not applicable 144.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
Enterocoques Isolation Enterococcus Agar plate, End product, Fertlizer No 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 12.10 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
General bacteriology Anaerobia isolation Brain, Fetus, Ganglia, Jejunum, Kidney, Lung, Nasal discharge, Nasal swab, Puncture fluid, Spleen, Swab No 1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 13.60 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
General bacteriology Identification species strain No 6 29.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
General bacteriology Anaerobia identification Fetus, Ganglia, Jejunum, Lumpy Skin OBP, Lung, Nasal discharge, Nasal swab, Puncture fluid, Spleen, Swab No 1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 16.90 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
General bacteriology NGS strain No 40 361.00 € foodmicro@sciensano.be
Listeriosis Antimicrobial susceptibility strain
15 80.00 € Listeria@sciensano.be
Listeriosis Bacterial identification strain
10 42.00 € Listeria@sciensano.be
Listeriosis Serology Listeria Serum No 7 22.20 € caroline.rodeghiero@sciensano.be, Isabelle.Desombere@sciensano.be
Listeriosis Pulsed field Gel electrophoresis strain
20 On request Listeria@sciensano.be
Listeriosis PCR identification and serotyping strain
10 109.00 € Listeria@sciensano.be
Listeriosis Serotyping by slide agglutination strain
10 30.00 € Listeria@sciensano.be
Lyssavirus Lyssavirus species sequencing Nervous tissue/CSF/saliva
15 62.22 € rabies@sciensano.be
Methicillin resistant staph. aureus Identification PCR MRSA Bacterial strain, Pool maximum 20 nasal swabs No 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday On request cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Methicillin resistant staph. aureus Spa-typing MRSA No 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday On request cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Methicillin resistant staph. aureus Antibiotics sensitivity test MRSA Bacterial strain
3 Monday, Tuesday 50.70 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Methicillin resistant staph. aureus MLST MRSA No 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 690.50 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Methicillin resistant staph. aureus PCR 398 MRSA No 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday On request cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Mold Isolation Fungi Crusts, Feces, Hair, Liver, Milk, Pool organs No 1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 16.90 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be Link to forms
Mycoplasmosis Identification Mycoplasma Abomasum contents, Bacterial strain, Biological material, Bronchial rince, Cavitary liquid, Cell culture, Eggshell membrane, Eye, Eyelid, Joint, Liver, Lung, Lung fluid, Master Seed Virus, Milk, Nasal swab, Pus, Sperm, Swab, Swab of conjunctiva, Trachea swab No 32 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 16.90 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be, david.fretin@sciensano.be Link to forms
Mycoplasmosis Isolation Mycoplasma spp. Bacterial strain, Biological material, Bronchial rince, Cavitary liquid, Cell culture, Eggshell membrane, Eye, Eyelid, Foetal calf serum, Joint, Liver, Lung, Lung fluid, Master Seed Virus, Milk, Nasal swab, Peritoneal fluid, Pus, Sperm, Spleen, Swab, Swab of conjunctiva, Trachea swab No 32 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 55.20 € cecile.boland@sciensano.be, david.fretin@sciensano.be Link to forms
Newcastle disease Titrationvirus No 30 Monday, Wednesday 150.00 € Virginie.Roupie@sciensano.be Link to forms
Newcastle disease Assay of viral strain Viral strain No 7 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 150.00 € Virginie.Roupie@sciensano.be Link to forms

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